SA Motorcycles, on a motorcycling mission to provide the best range,
best service and best price nationwide.

SAM’s Big Boy, GoMoto and Jonway ranges include a wide variety of highly affordable scooters, motorcycles, ATVs, commercial and utility models, available from our nationwide authourised dealer network that is over 80 strong.  With perks like a 3 Year Factory Warranty on all road legal models and a 1 Year Warranty on off road models, our product range offers unrivalled value-for-money across the board.  To get mobile on the model of your choice, visit an authorised Big Boy dealer today, because there’s no better way to get into biking than with Big Boy, GoMoto and Jonway.


  • Factory Warranty
  • Nationwide Parts Backup
  • Wide Model Range
  • Best Value-For-Money
  • Easy to Ride and Park

  • Super-Low Fuel Consumption
  • Eco-Friendly, Low Maintenance 4-Stroke Motors
  • 80+ Dealers Nationwide







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The 'I Do Africa Adventure'- The Greatest Big Boy Scooter trip to date. Click to Watch.

In 2012, Big Boy Scooters got together with two brave young newlyweds who decided to tour Africa on a motorcycle for their honeymoon. Their incredible ‘I Do Africa Adventure’ took them from South Africa all the way to Egypt, TWO-UP on a 150cc Big Boy. 

For specialised Commercial, Fleet and Utility Solutions, all roads lead to Big Boy.

The ever-expanding range of SAM’s commercial and utility 2, 3 and 4-wheeled models brings a new level of efficiency and affordability to a host of applications. View our current Commercial section and contact Dirk on 011 794 6399 or e-mail: for a tailor-made solution for your business.

SA Motorcycles, distributors of SA's best-selling motorcycle and ATV brands up to 250cc.

SAM's focus on the 'affordable' motorcycle and ATV market has put us in the lead in the category of motorcycles and ATVs up to 250cc. The Big Boy, GoMoto, Jonway and Bajaj range all offer unbeatable value across the range. Visit a dealer today and see for yourself. Click to locate a dealer.


Originated in 1998, South African Motorcycles is a proudly South African company, focused on providing a wide range of scooters, on and off road motorcycles and ATVs at unparalleled valuefor-money. SAM originally started in the scooter market, providing an affordable and entertaining mode of transport with petrol and battery powered recreational scooters. Over a decade later, SAM’s range now boasts over 35 different scooter, motorcycle and ATV models catering for most on and off road applications.



  1. What are the advantages of SAM products compared to other brands?
    SAM, South African Motorcycles, import and distribute a wide range of motorcycles and ATVs from the Far East into South Africa and have over 20 years experience in the market. This experience combined with a well established national dealer network of over 100 dealers ensure SAM clients have country-wide backup and service for their chosen product. SAM's Head Office in Gauteng provides national distribution of the range of motorcycles, ATVs and parts and ensure a high standard of customer service and parts backup is maintained. If you are buying a SAM product, you can be sure that the best balance between quality, price and performance has been offered to you and that's why we always strive to be 'The Brand that Offers More Ride for Your Rand!'
  2. Where can I see one of the models sold by SAM?
    You may visit any one of our 100+ dealers nationwide to view any of the SAM products. The range features broducts from Big Boy, GoMoto, Bajaj and Jonway. Please be sure to call the dealer first to ensure the model you are looking for is at the dealership. Depending on stock availability and size of the dealer, they may not have the model you are looking for on the floor.
  3. Can SAM products be financed?
    Yes, SAM products can be financed through Big Boy Finance (operated by Fin You) and most major financial institutions. The application process is as follows:
    3.1 On the web page of the model you'd like to purchase, click the 'Apply for Finance' button and complete the application form
    3.2 Your application will be processed by a registered credit provider
    3.3 You will be notified regarding your finance application status via an SMS
    3.4 If the application is pre-assessed the following documents will be required: 3 months bank statements, proof of address, ID and 3 latest payslips
    3.5 The payment is allocated and processed if the application has been approved by an approved payment bureau
    3.6 Your supplier is notified regarding the status and generate compulsory invoices to FinYou
    3.7 FinYou settles the supplier accounts on your behalf
    3.8 Collect and enjoy your purchase
  4. Why do I have to buy through an authorised SAM Dealer?
    New SAM products are only available through the SAM Dealer network. These dealers are capable of providing all the assistance you'll require as far as deciding on the right model to purchase, doing a finance application if required, making sure the correct PDI and other important aspects are adhered to as well as getting you on the road with all the correct license and registration issues. Once you have taken delivery of your product, you will need to ensure the service schedule is adhered to as per the warranty book. Your SAM dealer will also happily assist you with any questions, decisions or advice to ensure your motorcycle experience is enjoyed to the maximum.
  5. What type of warranty do your products have?
    SAM products feature different Warranty periods. Please click here to view our Terms of Warranty.
  6. How does your Finance and Insurance and work?
    These service's are supplied and operated independently by Fin You's Smartcredit, an Authorised Financial Services provider (FSP 29424). The offers are subject to Fin You’s terms and conditions and have been tailored to suit the requirements of purchases under R40,000.00. Please click on the relevant product to download the policy documents: Finance Insurance